Here Are 15 Artworks That Perfectly Capture the Dissipation and Ennui of ‘Social Distancing’

3/18/2020


In the last week, the term “social distancing” has rocketed into the vocabulary as life in much of the United States goes into lockdown. We’ve had a lot of time to talk to ourselves about the whole thing.


Here are a few choice artworks from the past that give a taste of what the new world of “distancing” feels like, in no particular order.